Marco Rubio is a Republican U.S. senator elected in 2010 to represent Florida. He defeated Florida Gov. Charlie Crist, an independent candidate, and U.S. Rep. Kendrick Meek, a Democratic candidate, in an unusual three-way Senate race. Rubio previously served in the Florida House of Representatives, including two years as House Speaker.
Marco Rubio was born in Miami on May 28, 1971, his parents both Cuban exiles. He graduated from the University of Florida and the University of Miami Law School. He and his wife, Jeanette Dousdebes-Rubio, live in West Miami with their four children.
Sen. Marco Rubio wants Congress to permanently extend "counterterrorism tools" that have sparked a national debate and divided the GOP.
It’s cold and nasty in Washington today.
WASHINGTON — It's Marco Rubio's version of the Tom Petty anthem I Won't Back Down.
Two years ago, Marco Rubio broke the Internet by reaching for a water bottle during his nationally televised State of the Union rebuttal.
With Jeb Bush (and now Mitt Romney) eating up the headlines, it’s easy to overlook how Marco Rubio has been pushing forward toward a possible presidential run.
Sen. Marco Rubio criticized President Obama's proposal, to be outlined during Tuesday's State of the Union address, to raise capital gains taxes on the wealthy.
Sen. Marco Rubio's new book, American Dreams, makes its appearance at a fascinating moment for the Republican Party. The GOP has just taken control of both chambers of Congress, and candidates like Jeb Bush and Mitt Romney are signaling their intentions for 2016 presidential runs.
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But the would-be third time presidential candidate won’t be able to count on the cash depot that is Florida. Major Republican fundraisers/donors are locked in with Jeb Bush and were caught by surprise that Romney is reversing himself ("Oh, no, no, no. No, no, …